Free and Low-Cost Clinic Locator for HIV testing, birth control, or an expert health provider –www.yth.org/resources/health-clinic-locator/
From website: If you’re looking for HIV testing, birth control, or an expert health provider to talk to, just type in your zip code (or use the location services on your mobile). Find the nearest free or low-cost health services today.
Let’s Talk month –www.advocatesforyouth.org/lets-talk-month
From Website: Let’s Talk Month is a national public education campaign celebrated in October and coordinated by Advocates for Youth. Let’s Talk Month is an opportunity for community agencies, religious institutions, businesses, schools, media, parent groups and health providers to plan programs and activities which encourage parent/child communication about sexuality.
Youth Tech Health – http://yth.org/
Through blogs, projects and events, Youth Tech Health uses technology to enhance the healthy lives of youth and young adults.
Institute of Women and Ethnic Studies –www.IWESNOLA.org
From Website: IWES is a national, non-profit health organization, domiciled in New Orleans, formed to improve the physical, mental and spiritual health and quality of life for women of color and their families, particularly among those socio-economically disadvantaged. IWES works to translate community-driven research, information, advocacy and partnerships, into effective policy, trainings and programs that heal communities, reframe and build resilience, especially among those facing chronic adversity and structural inequities. This approach also provides a channel for the voices, perspectives, and experience of communities to be carried to agencies, institutions, and policy-makers.
Lift Louisiana –www.liftlouisiana.org/
Lift Louisiana educates and trains women on health care issues in their community. Ultimately, inspiring and leading them to use their own voice to contact policy makers and break down barriers up against them.
REAL’s mission is to improve adolescents’ access and utilization of comprehensive, accessible and youth-friendly sexual and reproductive healthcare services by enhancing knowledge, expanding training and growing advocacy capacity of current and future healthcare providers.